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China targets corruption in soccer

THE GUARDIAN , BEIJING

Buying a game in China is far easier because the salaries of all but a handful of star players and referees are so low. When former Chelsea manager John Hollins joined Shenyang Tiger Star from Stockport in 2004, he found the players living in the changing room and almost too undernourished to train properly.

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